Baked Sweet Potatoes

Baked Sweet Potatoes

If you’re looking for a simple and delicious side dish, look no further than these Baked Sweet Potatoes. Whether you’re serving them for a family dinner or a special occasion, these sweet potatoes are sure to impress with their caramelized edges and soft, tender insides.


  • 4 medium sweet potatoes
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • Fresh parsley for garnish (optional)


  1. Preheat your oven to 400°F (200°C).
  2. Wash and scrub the sweet potatoes, then pat them dry.
  3. Cut each sweet potato into wedges or rounds, depending on your preference.
  4. In a large bowl, toss the sweet potato pieces with olive oil, salt, pepper, paprika, and garlic powder until evenly coated.
  5. Arrange the seasoned sweet potatoes in a single layer on a baking sheet.
  6. Bake in the preheated oven for 30-35 minutes or until the sweet potatoes are tender and the edges are crispy, flipping them halfway through.
  7. Remove from the oven and garnish with fresh parsley if desired.
  8. Serve hot and enjoy!

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time: 30-35 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

These Baked Sweet Potatoes are the perfect side dish for any meal. They are easy to prepare and packed with flavor. The combination of olive oil, seasonings, and the natural sweetness of the potatoes creates a delightful dish that everyone will love. Whether you’re serving them with roasted chicken or as a standalone snack, these baked sweet potatoes are a hit.

Nutrition per serving:

  • Calories: 180
  • Carbohydrates: 26g
  • Protein: 2g
  • Fat: 8g
  • Fiber: 4g
  • Sugar: 6g

If you’re looking for a flavorful and wholesome side dish, these Baked Sweet Potatoes are the way to go. Their crispy exterior and tender interior make them a delightful addition to any meal. Whether it’s a weeknight dinner or a special occasion, these sweet potatoes are sure to please your taste buds and impress your guests. Try them out today and savor the deliciousness!

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